APC Gubernatorial Candidate in Delta state and Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Omo-Agege has revealed his sole reason for running for governorship.
He stated that the misgovernance by the Senator Ifeanyi Okowa under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, government sparked his desire to run for governorship and provide a better leadership.
Director, Communications and Media Strategy of Delta APC Campaign Council, Ima Niboro, in a statement, stated: “Senator Omo-Agege asserted that his motivation to contest the governorship election was the level of misgovernance of Delta state by the Gov Ifeanyi Okowa led PDP administration. “
“He said he is aware that the race was not going to be easy, but is certain that with God, all things are possible.
“Senator Omo-Agege disclosed that he picked Rt. Hon Friday Osanebi as his running mate not only for his political credentials and experience, but also to bridge the gap with the younger generation that would bond better with him.
“He thanked God for uniting the APC as one solid bloc for the oncoming elections at various levels, and said the party is poised to win and make Delta state move forward again,” the statement added.
It was gathered that Omo-Agege, also dedicated his governorship campaign to God at the Saint Jude Catholic Church, Effurun, near Warri, and sought divine protection for victory in the polls, that he decided to begin his campaign with prayers in line with Jesus’ teaching of starting and ending any project with prayer.